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Potholes

 

kettle holes, natural kettle-like depressions formed in hard rock by the rotating motion of water that is carrying rock. Potholes are created in river channels in stretches with rapids and waterfalls, at the bottoms of glacial valleys by glacial meltwater that has been hurled through cracks in the ice to the bedrock of the glacier bed, and on seashores by the surf. Potholes reach several meters in diameter and as much as 20–30m in depth.

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Unfortunately because there isn't enough money to claim against if they hurt or damage their of potholes properly repair all the potholes, councils are having to make the choice to leave some unfilled and be prepared for the fact that they might have to pay individual compensation if an incident involving that pothole occurs.
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Fischer urged citizens to continue reporting potholes to MetroCall in one of three easy ways.
The more that is invested in resurfacing and full patching operations, the less potholes will form and therefore less will be spent on reactive pothole filling," he said.
His advice for spotting potholes is: | Puddles: "If there are places for water to collect on the road, it could mean there is a pothole.
How to avoid them: "Quite often, driving a little wider away from the curb can help you avoid potholes, but make sure you don't confuse people that you're turning right
But Bengaluru city is an exception, because there are so many potholes.
Coun Keith Kondakor, ward member for Weddington on Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council, said: "The main problem with potholes is that not enough people report them to the council in the first place.
Yet in that newspaper headline potholes were the only "thing" specified.
I am also aware of a few people locally who have damaged their cars on potholes recently.